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NYPD Special Operations divers recover arsenal of weapons from Jamaica Bay waters near JFK Airport

The Villager 23 Mar 2023
NYPD Special Operations divers made a disturbing discovery beneath the surface of Jamaica Bay on March 22 that was particularly alarming given the location’s proximity to JFK International Airport ... Some of the weapons that NYPD divers recovered from the waters of Jamaica Bay near JFK International Airport Wednesday, March 22.

Bail hearing adjourned for Latvian citizen, airport security accused of operating drug trafficking ring

Jamaica Observer 21 Mar 2023
A Latvian citizen and a female security guard attached to the Norman Manley International Airport, who are jointly charged in connection with a suspected drug trafficking ring operating from the airport, had their bail hearing adjourned until March 23 ... Latvian, Jamaica security guard slapped with drug charges.

The rise and rise of Alison Hammond! How the TV star went from appearing on ...

The Daily Mail 18 Mar 2023
... community in Jamaica ... And while she was brought up single-handed by her mother, Alison still had contact with her dad, telling of one occasion he visited from Jamaica, coming to her mother's home straight from the airport ... 'One day, he came straight to our house from the airport.

Immigration officers not just upset over wage negotiations, says Valentine

Jamaica Observer 13 Mar 2023
KINGSTON, JamaicaImmigration officers at the two major airports in Jamaica along with officers at all out ports including the passport offices and the wharf have taken industrial action, National Workers Union General Secretary, Granville Valentine confirmed.

American smuggles ganja into Jamaica to ‘show friends that US weed is better’

Jamaica Observer 09 Mar 2023
ST JAMES, Jamaica – An American woman who was busted with three ounces of ganja on arrival in Jamaica reportedly told police at the Sangster International Airport that she brought the weed into the island to show her friends that marijuana grown in the United States is of higher quality.


Victoria Advocate 08 Mar 2023
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, March 8, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelers flying from Jamaica's busiest airport, Sangster International in Montego Bay, can now explore the world of APPLETON ESTATE Jamaica Rum in a new high-tech, premium boutique just opened in the airport's main duty-free store.

‘I don’t know why I was sent here’: the Jamaica hostel supporting vulnerable US and UK deportees

The Observer 07 Mar 2023
Within a week O’Connor was getting off a plane in Jamaica ... The Open Arms shelter in Kingston, Jamaica ... Officials processing deportees are aware of the services offered by Open Arms, and she often finds herself driving to Kingston airport to pick up arrivals – men with no family or friends in Jamaica who need somewhere to go.

MTA opens new customer service center at Main Street-Flushing transit hub

The Villager 07 Mar 2023
The MTA has opened a customer service center at the Flushing-Main Street 7 train station, one of the busiest in the city’s transit system ... The MTA will also open new customer service centers at the 74th Street-Jackson Heights-Roosevelt Avenue transit hub and the Sutphin Blvd-Archer-Ave-JFK Airport station in Jamaica by the end of the year.

Utilise the JDF Air Wing

Jamaica Observer 06 Mar 2023
Criminals find it easier to conduct transactions off the shores of Jamaica than attempt to smuggle their illegal goods past customs at the airports or seaports. Most likely, for every gun and bullet that gets nabbed at the airport, 10 more make it through Jamaica via offshore meet-ups and makeshift airstrips.

Jamaica for Jamaicans first!

Jamaica Observer 05 Mar 2023
Even though Jamaica and Singapore were once British colonies, receiving our independence three years apart — Jamaica in 1962 and Singapore in 1965 — our per capita income is approximately US$5,200 ... Recently, the Airports Authority of Jamaica made considerable investments in the IPO of FirstRock, a startup company.

IOC delegation arrives in Jamaica

Jamaica Observer 04 Mar 2023
ST JAMES, JamaicaInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and eight other members of his delegation arrived at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, St James on Friday evening.

African leaders upbeat about conference in Jamaica

Jamaica Observer 01 Mar 2023
"I just feel like I am home," was how Dr Robinson Tanyi described his arrival in Jamaica as he and three other African leaders strolled through the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston on Tuesday, as they were greeted with the playing of drums ... Noting that it is his first time coming to Jamaica, Namboka said, "I am absolutely excited.

Jamaica welcomes new non-stop Frontier service from three gateways

TravelDailyNews 28 Feb 2023
MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA – Continuing to expand gateways and ease of access to the island for US travelers, Jamaica welcomed new nonstop air service from Denver International Airport (DEN) to Montego Bay’s Sangster International Airport (MBJ) with Frontier Airlines.

Denver just got a direct flight to this Caribbean island known for music history and ...

Denver Post 28 Feb 2023
Just as Colorado cools off for winter’s second act, Jamaica is heating up to a consistent 85 degrees, with clear skies and little to no precipitation in the forecast ... Airports ... This is Denver airport’s first new, direct beach route to take off in 2023 and the airport’s only direct flight to Jamaica.

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